The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 47 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 23 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.58% 4.69% 6.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.96% 15.87% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 48
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£375 £319 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £231 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+29.83% -4.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
231 208 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.90% 29.55% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 118 146
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £15.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 49 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (91.84%) Java
3 36 (73.47%) Finance
4 34 (69.39%) SQL
5 29 (59.18%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (57.14%) Sybase
7 27 (55.10%) Spring
8 25 (51.02%) Linux
9 24 (48.98%) UNIX
9 24 (48.98%) JMS
9 24 (48.98%) Banking
9 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (44.90%) Oracle
10 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
11 21 (42.86%) Web Services
11 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (40.82%) CSS
12 20 (40.82%) OO
13 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
14 17 (34.69%) DB2
14 17 (34.69%) JUnit
14 17 (34.69%) J2SE
15 16 (32.65%) OOD
15 16 (32.65%) Perl
16 15 (30.61%) PL/SQL
16 15 (30.61%) HTML
16 15 (30.61%) JSP
17 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
17 14 (28.57%) Database Tuning
18 13 (26.53%) XML

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) GlassFish
1 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (34.69%) DB2
3 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) MySQL
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) JUnit
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
General
1 36 (73.47%) Finance
2 24 (48.98%) Banking
3 11 (22.45%) Investment Banking
4 8 (16.33%) Front Office
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Designer
7 5 (10.20%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Designer
9 3 (6.12%) UI Developer
9 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) UI Programmer
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
10 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Spring
2 24 (48.98%) JMS
3 21 (42.86%) Web Services
4 20 (40.82%) CSS
5 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
6 17 (34.69%) J2SE
7 15 (30.61%) HTML
7 15 (30.61%) JSP
8 13 (26.53%) XML
9 10 (20.41%) XSL
9 10 (20.41%) EJB
9 10 (20.41%) Servlets
9 10 (20.41%) DHTML
10 5 (10.20%) JRuby
10 5 (10.20%) Java EE 5
10 5 (10.20%) jQuery
10 5 (10.20%) Oracle ADF
10 5 (10.20%) Java EE
10 5 (10.20%) JSON
10 5 (10.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (8.16%) Equities
3 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Linux
2 24 (48.98%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) OO
4 16 (32.65%) OOD
5 14 (28.57%) Database Tuning
6 12 (24.49%) Wealth Management
7 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.37%) SOA
9 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
9 8 (16.33%) Scrum
10 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.20%) Use Case
11 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
11 5 (10.20%) TDD
11 5 (10.20%) UML
11 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) Perl
5 15 (30.61%) PL/SQL
6 10 (20.41%) VBA
7 5 (10.20%) Groovy
7 5 (10.20%) Jython
8 4 (8.16%) C#
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Sybase
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica